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  1. shoestring

    video of Baja 5R on oval bicycle track

    the track is 400 meters = 1312 feet or .248 miles. pretty cold makes for poor traction. looking forward to some warmer runs there. setup written in the video description:
  2. Smietana

    Baja noise - turtle pull starter?

    Hi, I've got some problem with, I suppose, turtle pull starter. Look at the videos please. Noise: Turtle pull starter inside: What can be wrong?
  3. C

    Question about running LIPO in Baja

    So I decided to switch my baja over to LIPO power for the extra servo power and overall performance boost. Ive been checking out LIPO packs fo purchase and have one question. How does the discharge rate make a difference? Batteries ive been considering all vary from a 30C disxharge all the way...
  4. JACKDADDY83

    Hpi 5b Track/Bashing shock setup

    Hello everyone would like info on my setup I have hpi 5b I have never really paid attention to my suspension setup I usually just bash anywhere that looks good but I recently started going to a local bmx dirt track in Aurora CO and was wondering if this set would give me more traction, good body...
  5. M

    Somewhat confused... Discontinued?

    Why are half the HPI Genuine spares for the Baja discontinued? They still sell the Baja so I don’t understand? Was looking on their site at the VVC/HD shocks but they’re discontinued by HPI according to them? I don’t need any I already have them, but I’m now curious. Any insight? Sent from...
  6. M

    Radio Box Tidyness...

    I’m looking at tidying my radio box up and wondered on a few things: 1) Has anybody ever shortened their servo/switch/etc leads to fit neatly and properly without loads of excess? I’ve been looking at a plug and pin set on eBay for just this reason... Any good? 2) if I wanted to Run a 7.4v...
  7. smurfer69

    gear cover ideas ?

    hi again guys ,any body got ideas to do something with spur gear cover , just bland n shit I could do some kind of pin stripping ,dunno bout that
  8. L

    Just purchased an all aluminum HPI Baja 5B

    Hi just picked up an all aluminum baja 5b little used but great deal lots of screws are stripped at head but will be asking lots of questions as 1/8 is largest I ever had.
  9. S

    HPI 5B Baja Gear Mesh Issue, New to Large Scale!!

    Hey all, new to this site and fairly new to large scale RC. I've been doing 1/10 and mostly 1/8th niteo and electric since I got my first "real" kit, theTamiya Frog, in 1997 or 1988 and have had probably around 50 rigs since, starting with electric, then qhennthe RC10GT came out went nitro with...
  10. E

    57cc gear ratios

    Hay guy I was wondering if anyone can help me. I have a 57cc engine in my baja 5b and am in need off a suitable gear ratio the stock ratio just isn't cutting it please help
  11. R

    Deciding on radio gear!!

    Hey guys I am in the process of building a mental Baja ss buggy. I have spent around $3000 including the buggy itself. I run my other models off my faithful DX3S but want to maybe switch to the dark side. I was looking at a Futaba 7PX radio system... I would like to know for my Baja SS is that...
  12. R

    Need help, fuelie 23cc low end bogging

    Hey firstly new to this site so Adam hear, I have a Hpi Baja 23cc stock standard. It starts, idles and reaches full throttle. What I need help is, the car runs fine apart from when you go from neutral straight to full throttle, it bogs down a little. Before it’s suggested, I have riched but by...
  13. R

    Hpi Baja 23cc stock HELP!!!

    Hey guys, I have a Hpi Baja 23cc stock standard. It starts, idles and reaches full throttle. What I need help is, the car runs fine apart from when you go from neutral straight to full throttle, it bogs down a little. Before it’s suggested, I have riched but by bit and leaned it off with both...
  14. evssv

    Clean and fixed Baja

    well I thought it was about time to fix me baj .:unsure:...as it suffered damage at bashfest in may...:confused:...top hat washer got ripped off servo saver on the oval of death so I lost me steering... :(.....20180611_175318 by evssv, on Flickr swingy pee sorted me another one he had with him...
  15. Elie.sader83

    Baja 5b wheels

    Hello guys, is it a good idea to install same size rear and front tires on a baja 5b 32cc 19/55 pinion/spur metal ? And how to avoid wheels from balooning ? Is there any benifits with alloy rims ? Thank you.
  16. C

    Need help with walbro 997 carb issue.

    Hi. So I have an HPI baja 5b and a Rovan 32cc baja. Both cars have been kind of sluggish lately so I decided to rebuild/clean the carbs on both. After taking apart, cleaning and resembling both now I have the following problem with the walbro 997 carbs. When I go to prime the engine prior to...
  17. Codered3232

    Baja B5 Flux

    I just bought a Baja B5 Flux roller. I went with the MM XL and the 800KV motor. Just looking on some advice for a pinion and spur gear ratio. I would like a little more top-end in a little less torque if that's possible with this motor. This thing is huge 😁
  18. G

    Hi Ya'll. Anyone have any tips on a new throttle servo for 5B baja?

    Not sure what happened to my current throttle / brake servo, The throttle servo began acting erratic and then just stopped working. Anyone have any advice or tips? The servo actually has gone to full brakes applied. Im wondering if my transmitter battery is getting tired and defaulting to the...
  19. PSH72

    Which shock´s are best 6mm or 8mm

    HI, One of my front shock is leaking :( on my baja 5b, and Im thinking in buying a new set, which should I buy the 6mm schock's our the 8mm schock's? Is there a big diference between them, our will I be good with the 6mm instead of the 8mm :rolleyes:?
  20. P

    Hpi 5b Zenoah g290rc goodies

    Always nice to get to the post office to pick up goodies.Time to take the old cy 26 out. It's been a good engine bit it's time for the Zen g290. Gonna keep it stock. I have other goodies coming. Time for an overhaul lol. Gonna change several things on my rig in the next week. Doing a complete...
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